use just gravel?

gravel path & sitting area close to house. City vibe meets Midwest charm in this harmonious Lincoln Park garden designed by Douglas Hoerr

Chestnut Street Hidden Garden - this is such a pretty evergreen garden that will look great all year round.

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Tom Stuart-Smith birch trees, cow parsley and box

Tom Stuart-Smith birch trees, cow parsley and box - lovely green and white garden


New York - Steven Harris Architects. An open courtyard separates the ground-floor sitting room from the home office.

Hollyhocks ~

Hollyhocks ~ cottage garden by jana My Mother Pauline called Hollyhocks the poor man's roses.I love them! for the back fence